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Any one returning from Australia from 23 July 21 is asked not to visit our villages or care homes until 14 days after their arrival in New Zealand and/or 14 days after they leave a managed isolation or quarantine (MIQ) facility. Residential Care Residents

Selwyn Village

For a full continuum of care

Respite Care

Selwyn Village offers respite care across its various rest homes and hospitals for people over the age of 65

If you are recovering from ill health, an operation or when family or a carer go on holiday, you may wish to take a break at Selwyn Village, to ensure you get the care you deserve. Respite Care is subject to availability.


You may prefer to pay privately or talk with your local needs assessor to see what financial support you may be eligible for.

  • You will have a private room with your own ensuite*
  • Your furnished room will be heated
  • All your meals will be prepared onsite with a qualified dietitian overseeing the menu. Special diets are catered for
  • Caregivers and a Registered Nurse are onsite 24/7 **
  • The village chaplain is available to visit and confide in
  • Friends and family can visit any time
  • You will have access to a variety of activities and access to village amenities

* Subject to availability. Kerridge Rest Home has two rooms that share a central bathroom
**except for Kerridge Rest Home where a Registered Nurse is on duty during the day only

Premium room charges at Selwyn Village range between $15 and $70 per day (GST inclusive).

For more information call us on (09) 846 0119 extn 624.